[poky-container][PATCH] README.md: Add note about using git inside the container
Fixes bug 11385.
Signed-off-by: Daniel Ammann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
README.md | 5 +++++
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)
diff --git a/README.md b/README.md
index c5276fd..cf49da9 100644
@@ -8,6 +8,11 @@ host.
The instructions will be slightly different depending on whether Linux, Windows or Mac is used. There are setup instructions for using **Windows/Mac** at https://github.com/crops/docker-win-mac-docs/wiki. When referring to **Windows/Mac** in the rest of the document, it is assumed the instructions at https://github.com/crops/docker-win-mac-docs/wiki were followed.
+Note that the poky-container should *not* be used to obtain the meta-data, but
+just to build it. This means that meta-data should be checked out using native
+tools that run on the host and not with tools in container. The reason is that
+the container has no dummy git user configured.
Running the container
Here a very simple but usable scenario for using the container is described.